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Tribeca: Tony Gonzalez film, Spike Lee doc among sports programming
Tribeca: Tony Gonzalez film, Spike Lee doc among sports programming

"Play It Forward," a documentary about the sure-handed former NFL tight end Tony Gonzalez and his close relationship with his older brother, Chris, whose own football dreams were never realized, is set to debut at the Tribeca Film Festival next month. The world premiere of director Andrea Nevins' film will kick off Tribeca's ESPN Sports Film Festival section on April 16, organizers announced Monday. Nevins' film chronicles a pivotal year for Gonzalez, who was first inspired to pick up a pigskin by his elder brother and ended up playing 17 seasons of pro football for the Kansas City Chiefs and Atlanta Falcons. This year's fest-within-a-fest will also...

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